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Oct 7, 2012 11:00pm PDT
the technology into the curriculum. >> a new plan coming to california and the questions raised about its effectiveness. >> soring gas prices are getting the governor's attention. tonight he is calling it an emergency. cbs reporter linda is live. >> reporter: california drivers are asking when will the pain end. costs $70 to fill up gas tanks for regular. we are told relief may be coming. >> reporter: it has been another day of record breaking prices and that moment of dread. >> $84.17. >>> for 17 gallons. prices hiked up over night after a week of spikes. >> from 52 cents. >>> the average price in california is $4.66. but most pumps are reflecting $5 a gallon. >> they are ridiculously high. what happened to president obama bringing it down? >> reporter: it will be governor jerry brown. he directed the board to take steps to allow the early transition of winter blend gas, which normally isn't sold till november 1. part of the problem, the effort to protect the environment. air pollution regulations requires special summer and winter blends and supplies were reduced after the fire in augu
Oct 27, 2012 11:00pm PDT
the budgeting and lobbying that has california spending more on jail cells than classrooms. >>> we're going to start by telling you you can watch the giants play tomorrow night at civic center plaza. tv's are going up right now in front of city hall. dennis, this is an amazing story. >> well, i think somebody call barack obama because detroit needs another bailout. no team in the history of the world series has ever come back from a 3-0 deficit. the giants have some pretty good odds on their side. new park, same result for the giants who really look like a juggernaut right now. grego blanco puts one at the wall. that is a three-bagger. a 1-0 lead. tigers starter anibal sanchez, but brandon crawford drives it home for a 2-0 lead. same score. fifth inning now. and miguel cabrera, a chance to tie the game, but ryan vogelsong gets him to cough it off. ending the threat. vogelsong takes it to a scoreless inning. the giants become the first team since the 1966 orioles to pick back-to-back shutouts in the world series. we're joined now live from detroit. vern? >> reporter: dennis, the fans are get
Oct 13, 2012 11:00pm PDT
stop. it's eight hours behind schedule and not expected to arrive at the california science center until tomorrow. crews are having trouble with the trailer carrying endeavour. and the large crowds have made logistics more complicated. thousands of have waited hours. >> reporter: people in los angeles can be a bit blase about seeing stars. yet, seeing a starship is a show even hollywood cannot rival. >> it's awesome. so big too. i can't believe it's going down the street. >> reporter: you don't normally see a space shutting outside a donut shop. crowds could read the numbers on the tiles. >> i want to see it, because i never saw it. and i wanted to be an astronaut. >> reporter: moving a 78-ton spacecraft in the second- largest city in the country is an endeavor in itself. they walk alongside the giant rig, guiding it with a wireless joystick. the driver says the crowd has been routeing for him. >> there's some real enthusiasm, when we worked our way through a real tight spot. >> reporter: on some neighborhood streets, the shuttle's 78-foot wing span didn't have room to spare. >> w
Oct 20, 2012 11:00pm PDT
competing tax measures on the california boot. anne makovec shows us, that's causing confusion amongst voters. >> hey, who the hell are you? >> reporter: you can tell how heated the debate is getting, when just seconds into an interview, we were interrupted. >> it's a conspiracy theory. and, you know, if the news wants to take your conspiracy theory and run with it... >> reporter: this confrontation was outside of an event featuring governor jerry brown. >> just in case you don't know why i'm here, i wanna make it real clear. >> reporter: prop 30 would bring california an estimated $6 billion a year by temporarily raising the income tax on the state's highest earners. and sales tax by a quarter percent. >> proposition 30 is about a lot of things. it's about kids. teachers. it's also about the credit rating in california. and it's about social harmony. it's about hope. and it's about those who have an opportunity to give something back. >> reporter: brown is also warning if 30 doesn't pass, it would trigger $6 billion in automatic cuts, most of it to schools. >> our students already suf
Oct 6, 2012 11:00pm PDT
to our website, >>> it was bound to happen. california gas prices have hit an all-time average high. a gallon of unled, regular gas, is now 12 cents from yesterday. some stations are even charging more than $5 a gallon. >> there's just -- it hurts a lot. i think every time we turn around, we're getting hit with something. >> that's quite a hike. it's not even a step by step. it's a big -- it makes a big difference. >> the previous record was 4.60, set back in 2008. experts say we should be close to the peak now and prices should start to fall as we head into next week. >>> if you do want to save some cash, we're here to help. go to, enter your zip code to find the cheapest gas in your neighborhood. >>> well, as if the week weren't busy enough, officers in riot gear break up a protest in the streets. >>> five terror suspects expedited to the u.s. appear in court. i'll have that story, coming up. [ male announcer ] citibank's app for ipad makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank
Sep 30, 2012 11:00pm PDT
't being carried out. california has 700 inmaillots on death row, only 13 -- inmates on death row, only 13 have been put to death. >> that means california's death penalty is a false promise to victims. all we have done is dragged them through decades of appeal. >> reporter: costly appeals. the state could save $130 million each year with prop 34. >> the proposition isn't a statistical -- is in a statistical dead heat. anne makovec, cbs 5. >>> a poll that would ease penalties for the third strike when the crime is something minor. the poll shows 66% are in favor and 20% are opposed. 14% are undecided. >>> new tonight, no relief for the state's 200,000 domestic workers. governor jerry brown votowed legislation that would have provided over time pay, he says it raises unanswered questions, how protections would be extended to part time workers or those in child care. similar laws are pending in three other states. opponents insisted it would heard working families. >>> checking headlines, the trial of the woman accused of killing a nursing student begins tomorrow. he is charged with murderin
Oct 14, 2012 11:00pm PDT
at the california science center. >> quite frankly i know some people at nasa headquarters were betting against us doing it because something like this hasn't been thought it. it's a crazy thing, but we pulled it off. >> reporter: a major accomplishment for the science center's dr. phillips who admits getting endeavour here was quite a chore. the shuttle's final 12-mile trek from l.a.x. to the science center was on solid ground through city streets. >> the vehicle got here without a scratch and i promised commander mark kelly he said at the transfer cerium please don't scratch it and we didn't. >> after 25 missions to suter space and 4671 orbits around planet earth, endeavour has completed its final voyage, mission no. 26. >> the journaly half day didn't dampen spirits. the science center will cover additional cost. >> this is the science center and there is not public money involved. >> reporter: meantime engineers worked to widen the carrier's front wheels and narrow the back ones to properly position the shut on four base columns inside the hangar. on october 30th endeavour will be opened t
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